Web Intern (Summer)

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Roblox, Web Intern (Summer), San Mateo, CA

WHY ROBLOX?

Roblox’s imagination platform is ushering in the next generation of entertainment. Roblox enables kids of all ages to imagine, create, and play together in immersive experiences on their phones, desktops, consoles, and VR. Powered by a growing global community of millions of creators, Roblox enables anyone to build, publish, and monetize their creations.

ComScore ranks Roblox as one of the top digital properties in the US for kids under the age of 18 and has been named One of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies in the Inc. 5000 for two consecutive years.

Work with the most passionate, team-oriented, visionary, and crazy-smart people you’ll ever meet.

As a Web Intern, you’ll be playing a critical role in scaling our infrastructure at a time of incredible growth and shape the future of the Imagination Platform™. If you know what it takes to build and operate that can sustain over one million concurrent players year-round and you take play as seriously as we do, you’ll be right at home within our highly-skilled and rapidly growing Engineering team.

You Are:

  • Pursuing a degree: you are working towards a BS or MS in Computer Science or related technical discipline
  • Experienced: you have experience in web development in a professional environment (0-2 years) and with relational databases
  • Knowledgeable: you know at least one objected oriented programming language - C#, C++, Java
  • Versatile with other languages: it’s a plus if you know front-end web technologies - JavaScript, jQuery, AJAX, CSS
  • Passionate: you are passionate about games, community driven content generation, and social networking
  • Enthusiastic: you are interested in working on large scale distributed application development
  • Willing to work full-time and onsite

You Will:

  • Own features from idea to live-on-site - every engineer is a product manager
  • Develop the entire stack - front-end, business tier, schema, caching...
  • Tackle complex problems in usability, scalability, and distributed systems
  • Work on project space including gaming, user-generated content, social networking, mobile, monetization, search & discovery, and immersive advertising
  • Work in a collaborative, fast-paced agile environment, and ship code every day

Roblox – Powering Imagination.